Dr. Samuel Tapper, MD

Dr. Samuel Tapper, MD

General Surgery  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 57
Dr. Samuel Tapper, MD is a general surgery specialist in Stuart, FL and has been practicing for 25 years. He graduated from University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus in 1986 and specializes in general surgery, vascular surgery, and more.

2221 SE Ocean Blvd Ste 200

Stuart, FL 34996

Contact Information

(772) 219-4026

Insurance Accepted

  • Accepts most major Health Plans. Please contact our office for details.

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Top Care Areas

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Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
very high
more than 99% of peers
Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
very high
more than 98% of peers
Varicose Veins
very high
more than 98% of peers

Dr. Tapper's percentages are based on the rate of treatment compared to peers nationwide from insurance data. Learn more info about our data and this Top Care Areas component.

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Tapper "We want what is best for you. Be it medical or surgical or endovascular treatment, only a Board Certified vascular surgeon can offer you all the options. You will get an honest opinion from Dr. Tapper."

4  Specialties

  • General Surgery
  • Vascular Sonography
  • Vascular Surgery
  • Venous and Lymphatic Medicine

0  Board Certifications

Dr. Tapper does not have any board certifications listed.

24  Conditions Treated

  • Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (AAA)
  • Acute Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Aortic Aneurysm
  • Atherosclerosis
  • Carotid Artery Disease
  • Chronic Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT)
  • Peripheral Arterial Aneurysm
  • Peripheral Arterial Disease of Extremities
  • Peripheral Arterial Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Peripheral Artery Disease
  • Peripheral Vascular Disease (PAD, PVD)
  • Phlebitis and Thrombophlebitis
  • Poor Circulation
  • Renal Artery Arteriosclerotic Disease
  • Renal Artery Stenosis (RAS)
  • Ruptured Aortic Aneurysm
  • Thrombosis
  • Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
  • Varicose Veins
  • Vascular Disease
  • Venous Compression
  • Venous Embolism and Thrombosis
  • Venous Insufficiency

26  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for Florida.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Brown University / Alpert Medical School
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1982
  • University Of Pittsburgh / Main Campus
    Medical School | Graduated 1986
  • Vanderbilt University
    Medical School | Graduated 1992
  • Vanderbilt University
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Vanderbilt University
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1993

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

Dr. Tapper has no awards or honors listed.

Media & Publications

Dr. Tapper has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Tapper's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Tapper to family and friends
16 total reviews (7 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (16)

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Dr. Tapper's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (7)

I had varicose vein surgery today and couldn't be any happier.. haven't seen the results yet because I'm all bandaged up as I just came home but Dr Tapper and his staff were absolutely amazing.. so gentle so patient I could honestly say I didn't feel one thing...I was so nervous coming into the...more
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Only see this Dr if you are superficial and do not need real help with a medical condition that may threaten your health. Also, make sure you have plenty of money. He will make appointments to just talk about what he may or may not do and nickel and dime you. If you bring a friend or family member...more
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Dr. Tapper is a excellent Vascular Surgeon. He really takes the time to understand his patients conditions, and makes you feel very comfortable. Likewise all his staff.
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I made an appt for 2nd opinion , my 95 yrold mother was told her leg needed to be amputated. On the day of the appt I called & was told it was cancelled,no authorization, then 5min laterwas told they did get it, but her appt was cancelled, I went through many hours of trying to get another opinion,...more
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Came to Dr. Tapper's office for varicose vein treatment. Wait time is usually less than 10 minutes. He explains information well and is kind and courteous. The results were even better than expected. The procedure was painless. I didnt even experience any pain that they said I might have. No...more
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